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Frisia's Hall of Fame. A not very objective selection of known Frisians of former Frisia and the modern regions of Westfriesland (NE), province Friesland (NE)…
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an old black and white photo of a woman with long hair wearing a veil over her head
† Eva Helga Bertha von der Osten (soprano), 1831-1936, island Heligoland, Pinneberg (GE)
a black and white photo of a woman with blonde hair wearing a necklace, looking at the camera
Okka Gundel (journalist), December 28, 1974, Aurich (DE)
an old black and white photo of a man in a suit with a tie on
Max Windmüller (resistance fighter), February 7, 1920-April 21, 1945, Emden (DE)
black and white photograph of a statue in front of a brick wall with a cross on it
Balthasar Oomkens von Esens (freedom fighter), ?-October 16,1540, Harlingerland, Ostfriesland (DE)
an old black and white photo of a man with a beard
Karl Heinrich Ulrichs (lawyer/human rights activist), Westerfeld, Ostfriesland (DE)
an old painting of a man with a beard holding a pair of scissors in his right hand
† Willem Barentz (sailor/explorer), ca. 1550-June, 20, 1597, Formerum, Terschelling, Friesland (NE)
a woman with long blonde hair and green shirt looking at the camera while standing in front of a wall
Marit Bouwmeester (sailor/sporter), June 17, 1988, Wartena, Friesland (NE)
Olympic gold
a close up of a person wearing a helmet
† Notfrid (chieftain/ mercenary Roman Army),
a gold coin with an image of a man on it
† Skanomodu (big man/king), ca. AD 600, Frisia
Zone, Early
† Hada (big man/king), ca. AD 600, Frisia
an old black and white photo of a man in glasses with a mustache on his face
† Hans Henricus Schotanus à Steringa Idzerda (inventer/broadcaster) aka Hanso Idzerda
26 september 1885 (Weidum) - 3 november 1944 (The Hague). First commercial radio broadcaster in the world
a painting of a man with a long beard wearing a black coat and brown hat
† Wigle van Aytta van Swichum (lawyer/statesman) aka Viglius ab Aytta Zuichemus
19 oktober 1507 (Wirdum, Friesland) – 8 mei 1577 (Brussels, Belgium)
a woman with long red hair smiling and holding a cell phone in her hand while wearing a blue shirt
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Elske de Wal (singer), 1985, Veenwouden, province Friesland (NE)
an old photo of a man sitting at a desk with microphones in front of him
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† Franz Reuss aka Yitzhak Raveh (judge), 1906-1989, Aurich near Südbrookmerland, region Ostfriesland (GE)
an old drawing of people standing in front of a fire place
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† Malorix (king), c. AD 60, Frisia (NE)